T 1060/13 (Real-time processing of biological samples/SEQUENOM) of 16.12.2013

European Case Law Identifier: ECLI:EP:BA:2013:T106013.20131216
Date of decision: 16 December 2013
Case number: T 1060/13
Application number: 02764326.1
IPC class: G06F 19/00
G01N 33/48
Language of proceedings: EN
Distribution: B
Download and more information:
Decision text in EN (PDF, 299.409K)
Documentation of the appeal procedure can be found in the Register
Bibliographic information is available in: EN
Versions: Unpublished
Title of application: Systems and methods for testing a biological sample
Applicant name: SEQUENOM, INC.
Opponent name: -
Board: 3.5.05
Headnote: -
Relevant legal provisions:
European Patent Convention 1973 Art 109
European Patent Convention 1973 Art 111(1)
European Patent Convention Art 123(2)
Rules of procedure of the Boards of Appeal Art 20(2)
Guidelines for examination in the EPO for examination, E-X, 7
Keywords: Added subject-matter - main request (no, after amendment)
Obligation to grant interlocutory revision - (yes)
Immediate remittal to department of first instance - (yes)
Inconsistency between Guidelines and Case Law

See point 4

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